Eamon Javers joined CNBC in June 2010 as a Washington reporter based at the bureau in the nation's capital. He appears on CNBC's Business Day programming.
Previously, Javers was a White House reporter for Politico, where he covered the intersection of Wall Street and Washington. He conducted investigations of the administration's financial bailouts and economic stimulus efforts, broke news about the presidency of Barack Obama and authored trend stories on Washington.
Prior to joining Politico, Javers was a Washington correspondent for BusinessWeek magazine writing extensively about Washington lobbying, including the Jack Abramoff scandal and unearthed previously unknown incidents of corporate espionage. He also was an on-air correspondent for CNBC, where he covered the intersection of business and politics. Javers' articles have appeared in Fortune, Money, Congressional Quarterly and Slate.com. He began his career at The Hill, a weekly newspaper (and website) covering Congress.
Javers is author of the book "Broker, Trader, Lawyer, Spy: The Secret World of Corporate Espionage," which revealed a never-before-reported CIA policy allowing active-duty officers to moonlight in the private sector.
He has appeared as an analyst on each of the major broadcast networks, all of the major cable television news networks, "News Hour with Jim Lehrer" on PBS, the BBC and National Public Radio. He also is a regular panelist on "Washington Week with Gwen Ifill" on PBS.
In 2014, Javers was named a finalist in the Gerald Loeb Awards explanatory category for his coverage of how market-moving financial data is released. In 2006, Javers received an Award of Distinction in investigative journalism from the Medill School of Journalism. He graduated from Colgate University in Hamilton, N.Y.
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CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the turmoil within the Republican Party after Donald Trump called Paul Ryan weak and GOP leadership worry about managing the internal warfare.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports concern is rising as the election draws near and the battle for control of the House intensifies.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports on the widening split in the Republican Party and how it could affect GOP candidates in down-the-ticket races.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest response from Donald Trump after Paul Ryan's statement that he will no long defend the Republican candidate.
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The FBI is investigating whether National Security Agency contractor Harold T. Martin stole and disclosed highly-classified computer code, reports CNBC's Eamon Javers.
CNBC's Eamon Javers reports the latest surrounding the FBI arrest of a former NSA contractor in August, including a statement from Booz Allen.